Native inhabitants flee Southern Kaduna over attacks, killings
Hundreds of natives of Southern Kaduna have started fleeing their communities to take refuge in other parts of the state, following fears of further attacks and killings by armed herdsmen.
El-Rufai tasks Kaduna monarchs on proof of land grab
Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai has challenged traditional rulers in the state to show any piece of land that has been forcibly acquired or illegally occupied in their domains.
Buhari's government has failed Nigerians, says APC lawmaker
The lawmaker representing Kachia/Kagarko Federal Constituency, Kaduna, in the House of Representatives, Gabriel Saleh has slammed the Muhammadu Buhari-led Nigerian government on the handling of security issues. "So I feel the Federal Government has failed Nigeria. Our people are crying and suffering, over 40 people were killed in less than two weeks," Saleh said while…
El-Rufai imposes 24-hour curfew on two councils
Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has extended the 24-hour curfew to Jema’a and Kaura local councils. He had earlier placed Kauru and Zangon-Kataf local councils
Gunmen attack Catholic priest, mourners in Kaduna
Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai of not showing concern to their plight over attacks by herdsmen.
El-Rufai wants environment ministry to manage ecological fund
Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai has canvassed the transfer of nation’s ecological fund to the Ministry of Environment, arguing that the ministry has the expertise and national reach to manage the fund for the benefit of the country.
Lawan decries diversion of ecological funds, El-Rufai urges proper management
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has decried the alleged diversion of resources from the Ecological Fund Office for other purposes, charging his colleagues to transform the establishment through legislation to be more responsive.
El-Rufai opens up Kaduna for business, worship
Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai has opened up the state after 75 days of partial lockdown, following the invocation of the Quarantine Act and the Kaduna State Public Health Law...
Kaduna draws modalities on safe reopening of state
Kaduna State Government says its working out modalities on safe reopening of the state. The state Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftancy Affairs, Jafaru Sani
Criticism trails Northwest governors’ performance after five years in office
The performances of Northwest states’ governors, who took office in Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto and Jigawa States after one year have been marked with outright criticisms by the people who believed that they have not in any way impacted on the welfare of the citizens.